Cost Accountant Temp
Posted on 11/30/2023
INACTIVE
Penumbra Inc

1,001-5,000 employees

Develops, manufactures, and markets medical therapies for unmet needs
Company Overview
Penumbra, Inc. is a global healthcare company that stands out for its commitment to addressing unmet medical needs through the design, development, and marketing of novel products, such as the Penumbra System for the treatment of acute ischemic stroke. The company's culture fosters continuous learning and growth, with a strong emphasis on the value of every team member's ideas. Recognized as one of the fastest-growing companies by Fortune in 2019, Penumbra's industry leadership is evident in its direct sales organization that serves major markets including the United States, Europe, Canada, and Australia.
Hardware

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$3.4M

Founded

2004

Headquarters

Alameda, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

5%

1 year growth

12%

2 year growth

21%
Locations
Alameda, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Financial analysis
Excel/Numbers/Sheets
CategoriesNew
Auditing
Cost Accounting
Financial Analysis
Accounting
Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or related field
  • 3+ years of experience
  • Strong understanding of inventory accounting theory
  • Strong financial analysis skills
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office programs, with advanced skill in Excel
  • Experience within the manufacturing or life sciences industries preferred
Responsibilities
  • Participate in month-end and year-end closing activities
  • Participate in the quarter-end and year-end audit
  • Review inventory and cost-related projects
  • Collaborate with the team to resolve inventory discrepancies
  • Complete month-end journal entries and reconciling balance sheet accounts
  • Review SOX controls and process documents
  • Perform standard cost review and justify standard cost changes
  • Partner with the Operations team on inventory costing processes
  • Maintain the accuracy of inventory costs and ensure inventory reporting requirements are satisfied
  • Monitor all transactions involving inventory
  • Reconcile inventory in all locations to reports or physical counts
  • Perform analysis of margin and inventory reports
  • Review standard costs and update periodically